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Westport ready for new U.S. Phase 2 Emissions Standards

Rate this article By NGV Global Cummins Westport ISL G Near-Zero engine Compliance costs may advantage natural gas sector, says Arthurs Westport Fuel Systems Inc. says its technology is well positioned to meet the Phase 2 GHG emissions and fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles imposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)…

Western governors reiterate concerns over EPA’s lower ozone limits

Rate this article The Western Governors Association reiterated concerns that the US Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to reduce ground-level ozone limits under the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) will likely push parts of the West into nonattainment based on high levels of uncontrollable background ozone. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil…

Watching Government: Icahn blasts EPA’s RIN system

Rate this article Never mind what the Republican presidential nominee said about November’s election. It may matter more that investor Carl C. Icahn thinks the US Environmental Protect Agency’s biofuel credits system under the Renewable Fuels Standard is what’s rigged. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – Transportation

API petitions federal court to review EPA oil, gas emissions rule

Rate this article The American Petroleum Institute has sued the US Environmental Protection Agency, challenging the agency’s final rule that imposes emissions limits for new, reconstructed, and modified oil and gas sources. The Aug. 2 petition to the US Appeals Court for the District of Columbia seeks a judicial review for regulations the agency issued…

Producers urge EPA to use data collection request to learn about industry

Rate this article The Independent Petroleum Association of America, American Exploration & Production Council, and 47 other US oil and gas trade associations urged the US Environmental Protection Agency to use its recent data collection request to learn more about the industry’s concerns and challenges. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil &…

Texas joins other states’ suit over new EPA oil, gas methane rule

Rate this article Texas joined several other producing US states in a lawsuit challenging the US Environmental Protection Agency’s final rule limiting methane emissions from new oil and gas wells and storage tanks, and from wells producing fewer than 15 b/d of oil. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal…

US House passes EPA ozone limits bill along party lines

Rate this article The US House approved HR 4775 by 234 to 177 votes, largely along party lines, as Republicans said the measure would give states more time to implement federal ozone limits, and Democrats argued that it would gut the Clean Air Act. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas…